Ryokan Kinoe is in central Kyoto, just a 5-minute walk from the Gion area. It features a traditional stone garden, 24-hour public baths and spacious rooms with private bathrooms.

Guests at Kinoe Ryokan can stretch out on the soft tatami floors and comfortable futon beds. Each room includes a sitting area and refrigerator. Fresh tea and a satellite flat-screen TV make it easy to relax.

Music and dance performances by geisha or maiko can be booked, for a fee. Guests can unwind with a massage or get sightseeing tips from the concierge. Free Wi-Fi is provided in the lobby.

Multi-course meals (kaiseki) featuring seasonal specialties are served for breakfast and dinner. Each meal is prepared using fresh local ingredients and is served in guests’ rooms. Western breakfast can be requested at time of booking.

Ryokan Kinoe is only a 6-minute walk from Yasaka Shrine and a 15-minute walk from Kiyomizu-dera Temple. JR Kyoto Train Station is a 10-minute drive away. Free parking is available.

This property is a ryokan, which is a type of traditional Japanese Inn. Learn more

This is our guests' favorite part of Kyoto, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 7, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Kyoto, this property has an excellent location score of 8.9!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Private Parking Available On Site

Public Bath


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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • What time do I have to arrive for dinner?
    Would you like to eat dinner in our hotel arrival until 7:00pm. After then can’t to prepare to dinner request.
    Answered on January 9, 2020
  • Is it easy to get from Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe to Kansai International Aiport?
    From our hotel to airport (KIX) Limousine car (Share car or Private) direct to there about 1H50M. By train from our hotel to central station by taxi 20min. JR line 1H30min (Airport express) Any question contact to me.
    Answered on January 15, 2020
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Amenities of Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs JPY 1000.0 per day.
  • Parking Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Ironing service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Public Bath
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

House rules

Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 7:00 PM


6:30 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club American Express Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Meals are not refunded if canceled on the day of arrival.

You must check in by 19:00 to eat dinner at the property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given. Guests arriving after 19:00 must inform the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Guests who wish to include meals in addition to your plan must make a request at least 7 days before the date of arrival. Please contact the property directly for the meal charges.

Please inform the property of food allergies and other special meal requests in advance. Special meal requests including requests for Western breakfast must be made at least 7 days prior to arrival date, and any additional requests cannot be accepted on the day of arrival.

Breakfast is served from 07:30 to 08:30.

A child rate applies to children under 6 years old. This also applies to children who use an existing bed.

Please note that the property does not make reservations for sightseeing tours or other restaurants for guests.

An accommodation tax per person, per night is not included in the price and must be paid at the property.

FAQs about Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe

  • The prices at Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Asian

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 2h
    • Train 2h

  • Check-in at Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Public Bath

  • Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe is 1.6 miles from the center of Kyoto.

  • Room options at Kyoto Ryokan Kinoe include:

    • Quad
    • Triple
    • Family
    • Suite
    • Twin